The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 130 137 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 9 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.33% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.39% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 20
Average salary £75,000 £76,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +39.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £80,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Software Architecture
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1786 2031 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.97% 84.48% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1381 1400
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) XPath
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) DTS
3 5 (38.46%) EDI
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) EAI
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (38.46%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Python

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) DTS
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Architect
3 5 (38.46%) IT Architect
4 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Direct Sales Manager
5 2 (15.38%) EMEA Sales Director
5 2 (15.38%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Director
5 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Sales Director
5 2 (15.38%) Sales Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
6 1 (7.69%) C# Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) EDI
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CGI
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) FreeMarker
3 1 (7.69%) Google Closure
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Struts
3 1 (7.69%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Economics
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) EAI
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) VB
2 5 (38.46%) XPath
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle